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Lions’ Bonner award finalist
March 29, 2015
Lawrence High senior basketball standout Anthony Bonner was named as a finalist for the 2015 DiRenna Award by the Greater Kansas City Basketball Coaches Association on Friday and was selected to play in the 2015 All-Star Challenge.
Seaman sweeps LHS softball
March 28, 2015
Lawrence High’s softball team was swept in a doubleheader on Friday against Topeka Seaman.
LHS baseball no-hit by Topeka Seaman
March 28, 2015
There wasn’t anything Lawrence High baseball players could do against Topeka Seaman junior pitcher Ryan Zeferjahn on Friday. Zeferjahn was locked in, and he never let up.
FSHS swimmers win at Emporia
March 26, 2015
Free State High’s girls swim and dive team won nine of 12 events Friday at the Emporia Invitational to win the meet with 604 points.
Lions excited for opening of spring sports seasons
March 26, 2015
There’s a wide range of expectations for Lawrence High’s spring sports teams this season from competing for a state championship to building for the future, but all of the programs are excited to get started.
LHS girls second at Topeka West
March 26, 2015
Senior sisters Matia and Rebecca Finley won the discus and shot put, respectively, to power Lawrence High’s girls track and field team to a second-place finish Thursday at the Topeka West Relays.
LHS soccer wins in two overtimes
March 24, 2015
Cortlynn Stark scored with seven minutes left in the second overtime, and Lawrence High’s girls soccer team opened its season Tuesday night with a 3-2 victory over Pembroke Hill.
LHS baseball falls to Rogers
March 21, 2015
Lawrence High’s baseball team held Rogers (Arkansas) to just four hits on Saturday afternoon, but the Lions couldn’t produce much offense of their own in a 3-0 loss at Rogers High.
LHS baseball falls, 9-8
March 20, 2015
Lawrence High’s baseball team dropped its season opener to Springdale Har-Ber, 9-8, on Friday at Arvest Park.
City cleans up in Sunflower League awards
March 16, 2015
Lawrence High senior guard Anthony Bonner and Free State sophomore Madison Piper were named the Sunflower League’s players of the year on Sunday, and LHS boys basketball coach Mike Lewis was selected as the Coach of the Year after leading the Lions to an undefeated 11-0 record in league play.
Comeback doesn’t come; LHS falls in final
March 14, 2015
Lawrence High’s boys basketball players never gave up hope in the Class 6A state championship on Saturday. By Bobby Nightengale
Lawrence High boys fall to Wichita East in the state championship, 58-43
March 14, 2015
Lawrence High’s boys basketball team struggled to hit shots and keep Wichita East from grabbing rebounds in a 58-43 loss in the Class 6A state championship on Saturday night at Koch Arena.
Lawrence High boys advance to state title game with 78-64 victory
09:43 p.m., March 13, 2015 Updated 12:18 a.m.
For the first time in seven years, Lawrence High’s boys basketball team is headed to the Class 6A state championship game after a 78-64 victory over No. 6 seed Shawnee Mission North on Friday at Koch Arena. By Bobby Nightengale
Familiar foe SM North awaits LHS in semis
March 12, 2015
Lawrence High’s boys basketball players are focused on earning a spot in the Class 6A state championship game on Saturday. A familiar Sunflower League opponent is the only team standing in their way. By Bobby Nightengale
Lions stop Wichita South, reach state semis
March 11, 2015
Lawrence High’s boys basketball players were fired up for their first game at the Class 6A state tournament on Wednesday. Maybe too excited.